Mount Hood
Classification:
1 W-W[ Trumpet Long-Cupped ]
Season:
Mid-Season
Height:
Standard - 32.5 to 67.5 cm (12.8 to 26.6 in)
Year of first flowering:
1921
Hybridizer:
Registered:
Yes, 1938
Awards:
This plant earned the Award of Garden Merit (AGM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants of outstanding excellence for garden decoration or use (whether for open garden or under glass). The award is only given following a period of assessment. Assessment can take place in one or more of the following ways: 1) Trials at one of the Society’s Gardens or at some other venue; 2) Visits to specialist collections; 3) Round-table discussions drawing on the collective expertise and experience of Committee members, with the opportunity to call on further specialists when necessary.

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1995.
AGM
1995; This plant earned the First Class Certificate (FCC).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants of outstanding excellence for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for cultivation in pots, Pans or bowls

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1977.
*FCC(p)
1977; This plant earned the Award of Merit (AM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants which are of great merit for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for cultivation in pots, Pans or bowls

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1975.
*AM(p)
1975; This plant earned the First Class Certificate (FCC).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants of outstanding excellence for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for garden decoration

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1955.
*FCC(g)
1955; This plant earned the Award of Merit (AM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants which are of great merit for exhibition

*Award made after trial.

Qualified for garden decoration

Trial held at The RHS Garden, Wisley, Surrey, UK..

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1951.
*AM(g)
1951; This plant earned the Certificate of Preliminary Commendation (PC).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to a new plant of promise for exhibition.

Awarded by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1946.
PC
1946; This plant earned the Award of Merit (AM).

Given on the recommendation of Committees to plants which are of great merit for exhibition.

Awarded by the Dutch "Koninklijke Algemeene Vereeniging voor Bloembollencultuur" (KAVB), or in English, the "Royal General Bulbgrowers' Association" from Haarlem, the Netherlands, in 1937.
AM Haarlem
1937;
Special Classes:
ADS Historics
Chromosomes:
28 or 29
Fertility:
Both Seed and Pollen fertile
Used as parent:
1 time as seed, 2 times as pollen
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Comments:

Fl. 102 mm wide, creamy white; perianth segments broadly ovate, blunt, only very slightly mucronate, inflexed, with margins incurling at apex, overlapping 1/3 to 1/2; inner segments more narrowly ovate, more nearly acute, angled at shoulder, reflexed towards apex, with margins wavy; corona cylindrical, smooth, opening light greenish yellow, mouth ribbed and expanded, with rim flanged and regularly notched and crenate.

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Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #15,530 Mar 18, 2007: Ben Blake, California, United States</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties:  Canon EOS REBEL, Original Size 778 x 633, Exposure 1/13 sec, Aperture f/6.3, ISO 200, Focal length 95.0 mm</span><br>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Ben Blake, California, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #13,236 Mar 08, 2008: John Castor, California, United States</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties:  NIKON D80, Original Size 778 x 483, Exposure 1/60 sec, Aperture f/22.0, ISO 200, Flash used, Focal length 90.0 mm, Exposure Aperture-priority AE</span><br>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: John Castor, California, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #6,481 : Mary Durtschi, Utah, United States</span>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Mary Durtschi, Utah, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #16,948 : Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, United States</span>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #16,946 : Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, United States</span>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Colorblends Wholesale Flowerbulbs, Connecticut, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #2,281 : Kirby Fong, California, United States</span>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Kirby Fong, California, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #21,729 : Heath Family Archives, Virginia, United States</span>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Heath Family Archives, Virginia, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #34,030 Apr 22, 2017: Kevin Inkawhich, New York, USA</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties: Apple iPhone 5s, Original Size 2448 x 3264, Exposure 1/554 sec, Aperture f/2.2, ISO 32, No flash, Focal length 4.2 mm, Exposure Program AE<br/>Photo Location: New Hartford, NY 13413, USA</span><br>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Kevin Inkawhich, New York, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #32,217 : John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, USA</span>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: John Scheepers Bulbs, Inc., Connecticut, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #21,468 : Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, United States</span>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #18,264 : Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, USA</span>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Ralph Sowell, Mississippi, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #28,998 Apr 27, 2014: Tom Stettner, Ohio, United States</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties:  Canon EOS 60D, Original Size 906 x 821, Exposure 1/80 sec, Aperture f/10.0, ISO 400, Flash used, Focal length 79.0 mm, Exposure Aperture-priority AE</span><br>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Tom Stettner, Ohio, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #22,868 Apr 14, 2010: Coleen Toone, Utah, United States</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties:  Canon PowerShot SX110 IS, Original Size 778 x 586, Exposure 1/1250 sec, Aperture f/4.3, ISO 100, No flash, Focal length 60.0 mm</span><br><span class="ds_text"><p>Photo Location: Morinda Gardens at the Tahitian Noni Intl, Provo, Utah</p></span>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Coleen Toone, Utah, USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #24,309 Mar 14, 2012: U.S. National Arboretum, Washington D.C., United States</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties:  Canon EOS 60D, Original Size 810 x 543, Exposure 1/125 sec, Aperture f/3.5, ISO 100, No flash, Focal length 45.0 mm, Exposure Program AE</span><br><span class="ds_text"><p>Photo Location: U.S. National Arboretum</p></span>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: U.S. National Arboretum, Washington D.C., USA
Mount Hood,  1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. <br><span class="ds_text">Photo #15,778 Apr 03, 2007: Carlos van der Veek, North Holland, the Netherlands</span><br/><span class="ds_text_exif">Properties:  Canon EOS 350D DIGITAL, Original Size 778 x 522, Exposure 1/10 sec, Aperture f/9.0, ISO 100, No flash, Focal length 100.0 mm, Exposure Aperture-priority AE</span><br>Mount Hood, 1 W-W, P. van Deursen, 1938, the Netherlands. 
Photo: Carlos van der Veek, North Holland, the Netherlands